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Regional Information – Durham Region

The Regional Municipality Of Durham Was created January 1st 1974 by the Province of Ontario under the Regional Municipality of Durham Act, 1973, is part of the restructuring of local governments by the Province. The Creation of Durham Region was accomplished by the annexation and amalgamation of twenty-one former local municipalities ...

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Uxbridge, Ontario Property Taxes – 2017 Final Tax Bills

Final Tax Bills - Reminder If you live in Uxbridge, Ontario and are a property owner or if you simply own property in Uxbridge, Ontario the first installment of your Final Property Tax Bill is due. Don't Miss The Deadline Your first installment is due Monday June 26th for your 2017 Final Tax ...

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Getting Schooled On Local Schools

If you have kids, the local school will be a big part of your new home buying decision. That’s why it’s important to get a school’s “vital statistics”, such as: Safety record Curriculum Accommodation for special needs Awards Average class sizes Extracurricular activities. (sports, arts, crafts, technology, etc.) Scores on standardized achievement tests Daily schedules and vacations Even such ...

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The Gardens of Uxbridge … Annual Garden Tour.

This year marks the 21st edition of the Gardens of Uxbridge annual garden tour. A showcase of some of the beautiful gardens of local residences in and around Uxbridge that offers a beautiful day touring through hill and dale while traveling along the country roads surrounding Uxbridge and Oak Ridges Moraine. Each ...

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May 2017 Month End Uxbridge Real Estate Market Update

You've Bought Firm But Your Home Has Not Sold Yet ..... As the market transitions from a sellers market to a buyers market You may find yourself in the position of having to close on your new home with out having sold your existing home. Hopefully you have prearranged financing to allow ...

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Fresh Air Sells

The problem with household smells is that we get accustomed to them… when they are in our own homes. However, it takes just a few seconds in a stranger’s home, to know if a smoker lives there. The smell is in the air! So when you put your home on the ...

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Why You Should Order Your Own Credit Report

“I don’t have a problem with credit,” a potential new home buyer says. “I pay my bills on time. I never have trouble getting a loan.” That may be true. However, according to several surveys, most people are surprised by at least one piece of information in their credit report. And ...

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April 2017 Month End Uxbridge Real Estate Market Update

Cause and Effect ..... While we are still seeing multiple offers, month end numbers indicate a little relief for home buyers in Uxbridge. The increase in new listings meant beleaguered home buyers had a wider selection resulting in fewer buyers bidding on the same home. This increase in listings was offset to ...

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Uxperience 2017

An Annual Uxbridge Community Fundraising Event The theme of this year's show ..... the classic Canadian road trip experience. Come and enjoy as we commemorate Canada's 150th birthday while paying tribute to our great nation! Travel through geography and time with us as we reflect; on the brave, the fun, the beautiful, the ...

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Consider Buying a Home With Some “Undesirable” Features

When you’re looking for a home, chances are, you have a checklist of things you want. Two bathrooms… a finished basement… a great looking kitchen… an expansive deck… But what happens when a home you see has a feature that doesn’t quite measure up? Perhaps the basement is poorly renovated. Or ...

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